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  1. Carbon Cube Trim Spray Advice?

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi, I am planning to refurbish my E46 interior carbon cube trim as it has quiet a lot of scratches. I done some research and there are a few options: vinyl wrap, dip, and spray paint. So I was thinking to maybe spray paint it as I want to keep it as close to original as possible and it would be...
  2. Best Spray Polish

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    What's the best spray polish?? One that easy to buff off!!! I use turtle wax ice and it is easy to use. Something like that. I am disabled so i cannot do anything too hard.
  3. 2002 BMW E46.330d Starting problem. needs Spray start to start all the time ??

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have a 2002 BMW E46, 330D. I tried to start it one morning and it was cranking but not firing. I ended up draining the battery so i took it off and put it on charge. I had not previously had any starting issues. I put the battery back on and it started. i went to get petrol and stopped it...
  4. 528i repair and spray

    RT Performance - Bimmerforums Shop
    This is quite a distinctive colour. The car was looking a bit poorly when it came to us but it didn't take much for it to look tip top condition again. Over the years it had picked up quite a few dents an scratches. This was quite a straight forward smart repair job. Then in 3...
  5. E46 318 year 2000 keyhole not working after spray dw40

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    The key hole no longer lock or unlock door, feel like rotating when putting key in, but no action occur. It was bit stiff so sprayed dw40, hence the problem.
  6. 2001 e39 530i sport, oil spray near airbox, rubber boot and disa area

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All, I have a problem with oil somehow being sprayed in the air filter box/rubber boot/disa box section of the car. Two weeks ago i noticed that the oil dipstick was out of the guide buy 2 inches and since then have kept an eye on this and has not happened again. Yesterday cleaned...
  7. 2001 E46 Titan Silver Spray Paint

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi Everyone, I've got a few scratches on my E46 Compact that I wanna get sprayed, all rather small, but all deep enough to go through to the metal/plastic (all caused by the previous owner before anyone slates my driving!) I decided to give this a go myself, having seen other people do it a...
  8. 2002 E46 320d - Starts only with easy start spray

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Everyone! Sorry, it will be long but detailed enough. ...and sorry for my English...not my first language. How the problem started: ================ The car did not start for the first try as it normally does, only for the second try. (in the last 4 years this was the first time). On the...
  9. So much for having a tin of puncture repair spray

    BFuk Open Topic
    A little word of warning to all those like me that ditched the run flats and stuck a tin of puncture repair spray in the boot. This happened to me on Tuesday night on the M4, had to wait 2 hours for Burghfield tyres to put a crappy Kendra tyre on my car for a princely £180! Space saver kit...
  10. Advise please on poor spray job!

    I have a 2001 530 I hit the front end of my car and as a result the bumper needing replacing so I decided to replace both bumpers with the sport ones to enhance the cars looks, however we I arrive at the bodyshop today the rear bumper is a totally different colour to the rest of my car which is...
  11. 2004 e60 530d - halfrauds 10K boost spray

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I was wondering if anyone has tried or is aware of halfrauds 10k boost spray. There are 2 versions, petrol and diesel. Basically it is sprayed into the air inlet (after the MAF incase it contaminates it) while someone holds the revs at around 2 rpm mark. It's basically a de-coke procedure. All...
  12. spray nozzle for 1979 e12

    Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    hi i need a replacement spray nozzle as mine recently snapped. Its number 8 in the diagram on this link. can you help please? cheers
  13. Spray or wrap hardtop

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I am going to buy a hardtop its in a sky blue colour and my car is dark blue do you think i should get the hardtop sprayed or do you think i should wrap it, if i do wrap it should i do a carbon fibre texture or a matte colour wrap
  14. acrylic spray paint

    BFuk Open Topic
    does anyone know if i can use clear laquer over dark grey primer? ive seen this grey colour on a few cars lately and think a e36 loon with matt black wheels and lowerd would look kind of cool:cool
  15. Color centre, polished lip, powder or spray ?

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I'm gona go for shiny lip and centre to match dark grey body work. Two piece wheels needed, or can they spray / powder the centre and polish the rims ? Any pics anyone ??
  16. Good spray shop required in Sussex

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi. Could anyone please recomend a good spray shop in Sussex or Hampshire near to the Chichester area. I need the centre panel of my roof respraying.:)
  17. Need good spray shop in Chichester area

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi. Could anyone please recomend a good spray shop in the West Sussex area, I live near Chichester. I have an E91 and need the centre panel of the roof spraying.:)
  18. e36 kidney grill spray original or buy new one in black

    General BMW Discussions
    Has anyone tried spraying there bmw kidney grills themselves or do you guys just buy new ones in black?? i might just do mine myself primer, spray can and some laquer can be that hard
  19. yellow glass spray paint

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    where do i get it from? i want to spray my fog lights. but ive had no luck in my search.
  20. Mineral White. Touch up spray paint and primer and a new 'dummy shark fin'.

    General BMW Discussions
    Hoping to buy a dummy shark fin ariel of ebay and was going to spray it. Is there a "good" fin and a "bad" fin design that you guys can advise me to avoid or buy? The thought of double sided tape does worry me. :eek Is the touch up paint only available from the dealer? :hyper 2011 3...